Pallekele - India captain Virat Kohli won the toss and chose
to bowl against Sri Lanka in their second one-day international in Pallekele on
The visitors, who lead the five-match series 1-0, have
retained the XI that crushed Sri Lanka by nine wickets in Dambulla on Sunday.
"You might see different guys coming in at different
times of the innings, or people bowling at different times," said Kohli
about his tactics for the match.
Sri Lanka captain Upul Tharanga has made three changes to
the starting line-up in a bid to reverse his team's wilting fortunes.
Fast bowler Dushmantha Chameera and all-rounders Akila
Dananjaya and Milinda Siriwardana have been drafted in.
"We have to be patient and put up a very good batting
display. When the batsmen get set, they have to get the big one (score),"
Upul Tharanga (captain), Angelo Mathews, Niroshan Dickwella (wicketkeeper), Dhanushka Gunathilaka, Kusal Mendis, Chamara Kapugedara, Akila Dananjaya, Dushmantha Chameera, Milinda Siriwardana, Lasith Malinga, Vishwa Fernando
Virat Kohli (captain), Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma, Lokesh Rahul, Kedar Jadhav, Mahendra Singh Dhoni (wicketkeeper), Hardik Pandya, Axar Patel, Yuzvendra Chahal, Jasprit Bumrah, Bhuvneshwar Kumar